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== Layout and Splits ==
== Layout and Splits ==
[https://cdn.discordapp.com/attachments/83210813925490688/180086044685762561/Dark_Souls_III_-_All_Bosses.lss All Bosses splits file] by Miltrivd<br />
[https://cdn.discordapp.com/attachments/83210813925490688/180086044685762561/Dark_Souls_III_-_All_Bosses.lss All Bosses Splits File for Livesplit] by Miltrivd<br />
== Getting Started ==
== Getting Started ==

Revision as of 08:15, 5 April 2017

Dark Souls III All Bosses is a speedrun category in which the player tries to complete the game as fast as possible by beating all bosses including optional and DLC bosses.
This category requires both the Ashes of Ariandel and The Ringed City DLCs.


  • There are no added restrictions on how the player completes the game, they must simply start a new character and beat the final boss as quickly as they can.
  • Glitches, skips and sequence breaks are all allowed. Using other programs to affect the game or editing the game code is not allowed.
  • Runs are measured on IGT. When finishing, runners are required to at least show the IGT in their submitted runs.
  • This category uses all available glitches and is run on App ver. 1.12 / Regulation ver. 1.31 or further.
  • You may not use savefiles during your runs. Using savefiles is common when practicing certain parts in a run but these are not counted as 'official' times.


The world record is 1:16:19 IGT by Nemz38 (YouTube). The leaderboards for this category are available here.

Route Estimated possible time Current Record Runner VOD
Sellsword Twinblades - 1:16:19 Nemz38 YouTube

Skips, Glitches and Methods used in All Bosses

Spook Quitouts
Irithyll Skip
Greatwood Skip
Scream Skip
Place Souls Skip
Farron Keep Skip
Watchers Glitch
Chain Snake Skip
Archer Skip
Angel Skip

Obsolete Skips / Glitches

Lizard Skip
Roof Skip
Kill Anri
Crow Quills Glitch
ODK Skip
Vilhelm Skip


Any enemy that has a large health bar on the bottom of the screen when engaged in combat is considered a boss. Other enemies are not considered bosses by the Dark Souls community even if it may seem like they are because of their size.

These enemies are bosses
  • Iudex Gundyr
  • Vordt of the Boreal Valley
  • Curse-rotted Greatwood
  • Crystal Sage
  • Abyss Watchers
  • Deacons of the Deep
  • Pontiff Sulyvahn
  • Dancer of the Boreal Valley
  • Yhorm the Giant
  • Aldrich, Devourer of Gods
  • High Lord Wolnir
  • Old Demon King
  • Oceiros, the Consumed King
  • Ancient Wyvern
  • King of the Storm / Nameless King
  • Lorian, Elder Prince & Lothric, Younger Prince
  • Champion Gundyr
  • Dragonslayer Armour
  • Sister Friede / Father Ariandel and Friede / Blackflame Friede
  • Champion's Gravetender / Gravetender Greatwolf
  • Demon in Pain / Demon from Below / Demon Prince
  • Halflight, Spear of the Church
  • Slave Knight Gael
  • Darkeater Midir
  • Soul of Cinder
These enemies are not bosses
  • Any of the dragons in Undead Settlement and Lothric Castle
  • Frost Knight
  • The giant that shoots at you from the top of a tower in Undead Settlement
  • The fire beasts in Undead Settlement and Demon Ruins
  • Stray Demon

Layout and Splits

All Bosses Splits File for Livesplit by Miltrivd

Getting Started

Visit the Getting Started page for information on how to get started with Dark Souls III speedrunning.